Keepers of the Patos Light

Director: Linda Hudson

Organization physical address: 220 Fisherman Bay Road, Lopez Island, WA, 98261.

Organizational mailing address (if different to above): PO Box 334, Lopez Island, Lopez Island, WA, 98261.

Email Director:

Phone number Director: 360-622-2417

Organization Website:

Organization Mission Statement: Association of like-minded individuals who are committed to preserving the historical and environmental and educational values of both Patos Island and its lighthouse.

Registered Business structure/Charitable status: (501(c)3, 503, LLC, community based social group) 501 (c) 3 Tax ID# 26-1297751.

Target Audience or Areas Served or Area of Operation: Patos Island, in the San Juan Islands.


Organizational Service Area, Categories, Tags: Lighthouses, Volunteers, Bureau of Land Management, San Juan Islands National Monument, Washington State Parks, Patos Island, Work Parties, Docents, Historical Register, US Coast Guard, US Lighthouse Service.

Description of Services: Lighthouse tours and events, Volunteer work parties, camping.

Volunteer Opportunities/Needs: We need volunteers (docents) to open the Patos Island Lighthouse in the spring, summer and fall. Work parties are held monthly, from April to September. Board Member Volunteers, Historical research on lighthouses and specifically Patos Lighthouse, special projects such as returning the flag to Patos Island.

Charitable Donations Accepted: Yes